Local News

Jill Blackwell

The sad news that Blaby District Councillor for Enderby,  Jill Blackwell has lost her long battle with cancer was announced earlier this week.

A Christmas Message from Andrew Robathan MP

This is my last Christmas as an MP – as your MP in South Leicestershire.  Needless to say, this brings mixed emotions and I am very sad to be quitting the field, but it is the right decision.  I welcome Alberto Costa as the new, younger candidate and shall of course be supporting him in any way I can.

South Leicestershire Choose Alberto Costa

South Leicestershire Conservatives have chosen a new parliamentary candidate to contest the 2015 General Election.
Alberto Costa will replace sitting MP Andrew Robathan following a vote by local party members in Lutterworth on Saturday.

Andrew Robathan Not to Stand in 2015 Election

After nearly 25 years as MP for South Leicestershire MP Andrew Robathan has issued a statement saying he will not be standing again as the Conservative candidate.

Cllr Richard Tomlin Plans to Clean up

South Leicestershire Conservative Association will be litter picking in October and we warmly invite you to come down and join us for civic pride, good company and thermos tea. Cllr Richard Tomlin will be leading the charge.

Prime Minister visits South Leicestershire

The Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Exchequer visited the constituency on 22nd April to see the long overdue improvements to the Catthorpe Interchange.

Andrew visits refurbished Old Inn, Littlethorpe

Andrew Robathan was recently given a full tour of the newly refurbished Old Inn in Littlethorpe.He said ‘Pubs such as the Old Inn are an important part of our local community so it is great to see this investment which is a boost for the town and local economy. I thoroughly enjoyed my visit – including pulling pints – and I wish Nick, Emma and the staff every success.’